Healthy Living Blog

Rid Your Water of PFAS Carcinogens – The “Forever Chemicals”

    Rid Your Water of PFAS Carcinogens – The “Forever Chemicals” You may have heard a lot about PFAS carcinogens from the news lately, and for good reason. EPA test results from studies conducted between 2013 and 2015 show dangerous levels of perfluoroalkyl and poly...
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(Filtered) Water For Weight Loss!

It’s the theme of every magazine’s January issue and of most adults’ lists of New Year’s resolutions: atonement. Specifically, atoning for the gluttony of the holidays…and all the cookies, fruitcakes, eggnogs and champagne that go along with them. Come January 2, gy...
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How Do Reverse Osmosis Filtration Systems Work?

Which Reverse Osmosis System? It can be challenging to determine what its the best filter filtration system for you home. Lets start with Reverse Osmosis point-of-use systems. How Do Reverse Osmosis Filtration Systems Work? The reverse osmosis process works simply by stripping regular water...
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Reverse Osmosis for Health

RO for Health When you think about the possible contaminants in your tap water it becomes clear that some form of water filtration is necessary for the health conscious. Bottled water hasn’t proven itself to be as pure or filtered as some would like for you to believe, and the environmenta...
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5 Water Filtration Facts - You'll Want To Get A Filter Today

So you’re still lugging home cases of water, adding dollars to your weekly grocery bill for an essential that comes gushing from your faucets for next to nothing? Yeah, we all want to provide the safest options for our families, but as it turns out, using an at-home water filter is not on...
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The Last Drop: Staving Off a Water Crisis

Back in January, California governor Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency in his state, appealing to citizens to lower their water consumption by 20%. Fast forward 6 months to see that residents have trimmed their water usage by…a paltry 5%. The epidemic is so severe that California la...
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Nestle’s UN-Pure Life

Scarce is defined by Merriam-Webster’s dictionary as “deficient in quantity or number, compared with the demand” and clean water is the world’s scarcest resource. Currently 780 million people worldwide, 1 out of every 9, are unable to access clean water and in many cases, ...
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Is your city's drinking water SAFE?

It’s been a rough few months for drinking water.  All over the world, water filtration systems have been completely overwhelmed, ultimately leaving hundreds of thousands of Americans with compromised water.  Near Lake Erie, Michigan and Ohio residents have been protecting themselv...
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Bottled Water: A High Cost Inconvenience

Bottled water is the pet rock of the beverage industry.  Not only is it a wasteful commodity that puts extreme strain on the environment and personal economy it’s also detrimental to your health.  The big names in water like Coke, Pepsi and Nestle are running the industry by convi...
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Drinking Water: A Cloudy Past with a Clear Future

The great debate between bottled vs. tap vs. filtered water has stumped even the savviest consumers. The first sale of bottled water, originally for therapeutic purposes, was recorded in the 1760s. Fast-forwarding to modern day, bottled water is a thriving $100 billion a year industry. How have w...
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Washing With Water Around The World

Washing with water is common in many parts of the world.  You would be hard pressed to visit a bathroom in many countries that does not have the option of washing yourself with water after having used the toilet.  Although in most Western countries it is still viewed as normal to wipe o...
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